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Welcome to Union Junction ...

Union Junction is located in Chatham County<1>.

The location of Union Junction has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Union Junction: Union Jct. (or less commonly used: Union Jctn.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Union Junction has a population of 1,899 people<3> (see below for details).

Union Junction is near sea level<4>.

Time Zone: Union Junction lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Union Junction is located in the (912) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Union Junction had an population of 1,899 people. This is an increase of 17.44% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.78% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Union Junction had a population of 1,617 people.

The population of Union Junction represents 0.02% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 1,617 people, the population of Union Junction decreased 3.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,669 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Union Junction.

Communities Also Named Union Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Union Junction - they are located in Delaware, Maryland and Oregon.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Union Junction.

Communities near Union Junction ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Union Junction.

  • Port Wentworth Junction [Chatham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Wentworth Junction
    • Port Wentworth Junction [Chatham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Union Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,641 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Wentworth Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Wentworth Junction
  • Hardeeville [Jasper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hardeeville
    • Hardeeville [Jasper County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Union Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,278 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardeeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hardeeville<6>
  • Rincon [Effingham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rincon
    • Rincon [Effingham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Union Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,630 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rincon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rincon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rincon<6>
  • Exley [Effingham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Exley
    • Exley [Effingham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Union Junction
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,894 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Exley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exley
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Montgomery [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
      • Montgomery [Chatham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Union Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,719 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
    • Isle of Armstrong [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Isle of Armstrong
      • Isle of Armstrong [Chatham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Union Junction
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,402 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Isle of Armstrong have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Isle of Armstrong
    • Nicholsonville [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nicholsonville
      • Nicholsonville [Chatham County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Union Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,869 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nicholsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholsonville
    • Garden City [Chatham County]
    • Thunderbolt [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thunderbolt
      • Thunderbolt [Chatham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Union Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thunderbolt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thunderbolt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thunderbolt<6>
    • Vernonburg [Chatham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vernonburg
      • Vernonburg [Chatham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Union Junction
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernonburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernonburg

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Union Junction. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Union Junction.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Union Junction. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Union Junction.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Union Junction. See our Newspapers Page for Union Junction.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Union Junction ...

Looking for more information about Union Junction? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Union Junction, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Union Junction.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Chatham County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Union Junction. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Chatham County: www.chathamcounty.org/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Chatham, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Union Junction.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Union Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Union Junction) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0502, Longitude: -81.1265       In this case, the coordinates for Union Junction have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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